Manufacturer: Nicholas Piramal manufactures Flagyl.


The uses of Flagyl include:

Anthelmintic, systemic

Antibacterial, systemic


Bowel disease, inflammatory, suppressant

Flagyl is used for: Treating certain infections caused by bacteria or amoebas.

Metronidazole is an antibiotic. It fights bacteria in your body.

Metronidazole is used to treat bacterial infections of the vagina, stomach, skin, joints, and respiratory tract. This medication will not treat a vaginal yeast infection.

Flagyl is an antibacterial drug prescribed for certain vaginal and urinary tract infections in men and women; amebic dysentery and liver abscess; and infections of the abdomen, skin, bones and joints, brain, lungs, and heart caused by certain bacteria.

Metronidazole (me-troe-NI-da-zole) is used to treat infections. It may also be used for other problems as determined by your doctor. It will not work for colds, flu, or other virus infections.